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Nov 29, 2012 7:00pm PST
. see you next week. >> jennifer: i am jennifer granholm. tonight in "the war room. show down at the my2k corral. trouble on the high plains. plundering as they go and threatening to drag the entire town after a cliff. and what a deluxe of black hats, there is hop along boehner and mad dogma come and grover the fanatic with them. is there no one who can stand up to band of cattle thieves before all hope is lost? hold on. what's this? why, it's the sheriff and what's that he has with him? by god it's a mandate. can he defeat the hole in the head gang and bring piece to the preys to the prairie? easing the burden on main street at last. you'll know soon enough dear viewer after the show down at sundown. ♪ ♪ ♪ ♪ >> jennifer: i love it. that, of course, is the iconic 3-way standoff scene from the classic spaghetti western "the good bad and the ugly" and i think that scene pretty much sums up what we are eying? our nations capital right now as the leaders lead leaders raftal over the fiscal cliff. we h
Nov 30, 2012 11:00pm PST
>> jennifer: i'm jennifer granholm. tonight in the war room. the busy world out there headlines and breaking ban news banners break our focus on abroad and the economy here at home. but there is always something missing. is there no room for a crisis who is long past the point of being potential. or is there no market for it. a faded media interest of hurricane sandy despite the fact that there are those reeling because of hurricane sandy. it's november 30, 2012 and our planet is in jeopardy i. if you haven't heard about it today. don't worry, it will be the same story tomorrow 31 [ ♪ music ♪ ] >> jennifer: many people think that climate change only threatens the future and won't effect them. try telling that to the victims of super storm sandy. it's been over a month since sandy slammed the east coast and killed 120 people in the u.s. and caused billions of dollars of damage. unless you live in one of the affected areas you probably think things are back to norm. but that's because the media is barely cleaning up the cleanup efforts. in new york city, they're living in thir
Dec 4, 2012 11:00pm PST
>> jennifer: i'm jennifer granholm, where politics. >> tea partyers are stirring and ready to fight and red state were primed to ignite. boehner was trapped in a box that was tight. he since the battle rages on for the soul of the right. but perhaps we shouldn't rub our hands until it's over, for the last map standing in fact, might be named grover. [ ♪ music ♪ ] >> jennifer: earlier today emotion came to the senate floor to ratified a treaty on the disabled. it's modeled on the landmark of merges withamericans . he claimed u.s. sovereignty so the tea party is now in from its right flank. it's not just about the united nations. 24 hours an speaker john boehner put a budget offer on the table the tea party is threatening to throw him over board. what is his great plan? raising revenues--aah. the details are pretty vague, but we know his plan would raise $800 billion in revenue closing some unnamed loopholes while sparing the top earners from any more taxes. tea partyers object to raising any revenue at all. on the other side the president is not pleased with boehner's plan becaus
Dec 5, 2012 11:00pm PST
>> jennifer: i'm jennifer granholm. this is "the war room". a scoreboard with a winner and losers. this is something our friends on the right are having a ltle trouble grasping lately. >> jennifer: in 1969, dr. elizabeth kubler ross described what she called the classic five stages of grief. denial anger bargaining, depression and acceptance. and republicans i'm sorry to say it, that pretty well describes your party after the shellacking you got in the election. some members of your party are further along in the stages of grief but the republicans all seem to fall somewhere along that spectrum. let's take a look. so first there's denial. as in everything's fine! carry on. none of this is really happening! that's where the majority of the republicans, at least in congress are. but we should cut them a little slack. afterall everybody from peggy noonan to karl rove assured them they would be in the white house by this time so they're understandably shock and distressed and poor speaker john boehner
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Dec 5, 2012 4:00pm PST
uses those chemical weapons on his own people there will be consequences. jennifer griffin live with us now. what are you hearing. >> there are reports tonight that syria has actually loaded those chemical weapons into bombs and that the military is awaiting assad's order to possibly use those chemical weapons against the syrian people. we can confirm that a senior u.s. official says that the saran gas is mixed and ready to use. they have 60 days to use it until it expires or it needs to be destroyed. so there is a great deal of concern tonight in the pentagon about what the assad regime plans to do with that saran gas now that those weapons have been in essence prepared and we can also report that there appear to be some movement in the region, preparations in the event that were to decide that he needed to act and to intervene because as you know president obama has said that it would be fine if president assad used those chemical weapons against his own people. >> harris: all right. i want to stay with that for just a moment. secretary of state hillary clinton has talked about a red
Dec 2, 2012 11:00am PST
have said the speed at which this is hurtelling towards approval. i was struck by what jennifer said and said they had the discussion on business terms and financial aspects but not a mention of community input and the way the advisory community has been disempowered and on the side lines so there is no meaningful input. i have concern about the threarn% return and i will condition to think about it and i looked at the eps statement that was provided today and back up why 13% is reasonable and dan barrett of barrett's spot group is one of the persons cited in the group and he has research in projects like this and sports arenas and other things and in 2011 talking about the kingace project in kak kak he said "a city must do the due diligence with projects like this and particularly with opportunities come risks and challenges and those risks and challenges have to be weighed carefully before you move forward". i do not feel that the current process is giving due weights to the concerns of the neighborhood whose quality of life is going to suffer traditionally unless mitigations ar
Dec 2, 2012 10:00am PST
and how the city would repay that investment to public property, and jennifer mattes will go over that a little more detail but that conceptual framework is published to this point to support the fiscal feasibility finding and with these projects the port and city staff will pursue policy approvals with a term sheet with fiscal approval. it was the staff's suggestion to separate the two and really the fiscal feasibility finding, again which jennifer will speak to, is necessary to start environmental review, and i think we're all aware of the aggressive schedule that this project is under taking, and we want to make sure at the staff level we are maximizing the time available for environmental review. that's a important component of this project so getting passed fiscal feasibility and starting environmental review with all of the inputs peter was just talk about is really going to maximize the public's opportunity to understand the project in all of its complexity. the next phase of the negotiation is really going to final liezing that term sheet and the term sheet will typicall
Dec 2, 2012 10:30am PST
on behalf of them because i don't know them all. that's i didn't am here. jennifer gave us the feasibility report on the 16th but we didn't get a chance talk about it. in fact we have never had a chance to talk about anything and that's the problem. we have had three meetings and long and mainly presentations that we listen and there is public comment and a few cac comments and we all go home, so this morning i went to the cac annual breakfast hoping to meet other members just because i don't know them so we haven't had a chance to chat and discuss the fiscal feasibility study. i invited them to a meeting on sunday and being a bad day and six of us showed up, but we need time to look at this fiscal feasibility study. some of us that have met have issues. we have questions. we would like to get together as a group, discuss the study, come up with questions at one meeting and have jennifer and maybe some other people come back at a second meeting and answer our questions so some of this will send out an email to all of you and the mayor and the board of supervisors asking for a 30 to 6
Dec 1, 2012 9:45pm EST
, everyone. welcome to the white house. prequel, hu? yeah. let me start by thanking jennifer for that lovely introduction and to welcome her family here as well. her father and her husband. we are so grateful for your service and glad you could be here. thank you, jennifer, for everything that you and your family have done for this country and what you have done to make this house as beautiful as it is. as first lady, you know that i have had the privilege of traveling across this country. one of the best things i get to do is to meet with all of the wonderful military families, like jennifer's family and your families. it is an honor to host you all here today at the white house. yeah. the cool house. i like it. i have said this many times before. i will say it again because i cannot say it enough. our military families truly represent the very best that this country has to offer. i have seen it up close. you all do so much for this country. you do it with such amazing poise and grace. you all our outstanding neighbors. and you are just phenomenal, focused parents. you are tremendous co-wor
Dec 6, 2012 6:00am EST
at a hospital emergency room is rattled after a shot is fired inside. >> a prisoner tried to escape. jennifer franciotti is live with that story. >> good morning. the suspect was under arrest and under police escort. he was receiving some sort of medical treatment. he had a needle in his possession. the prisoner attempted to grab a hospital staff member. the officer intervened. the prisoner tried to grab the gun. the gun went off. one bullet hit the wall. no one was hurt. >> either by the weapon or by pepper spray that the officer discharged in an attempt to subdue this prisoner. >> police have not released the prisoner's identity. the suspect was under arrest facing burglary charges. not likely facing more charges in connection with yesterday's incident. more information coming up live at 6:30. jennifer franciotti, wbal-tv 11 news. >> police are searching for a suspect after an overnight shooting. the victim was found on moreland avenue. no word on his condition. the woman has been charged with the murder of her son. nicole fitzgerald is charged with first and second-degree murder. she admit
Dec 6, 2012 5:00am EST
emergency room. it happened on wednesday afternoon in towson. that is where jennifer franciotti joins us with more details. >> everything seems to be back to normal at st. joseph's medical center. the suspect was under arrest and under police escort. he was receiving some sort of medical treatment. he had a needle in his possession. the officer intervened. the president tried to grab the gun. the gun went off. one bullet hit the wall. no one was hurt. >> either by the weapon or by pepper spray that the officer discharged in an attempt to subdue this prisoner. >> police have not released the prisoners identity. the suspect was under arrest facing burglary charges. more information coming up live at 5:30. jennifer franciotti, wbal-tv 11 news. >> a mother accused of murdering her son is now out of the hospital and in police custody. nicole fitzgerald was charged with first and second-degree murder. she killed her son and then cut her own throat. a police officer in charge in the death of a teenager returns to court today. he is charged with manslaughter in the death of christopher brown. po
Dec 6, 2012 5:00pm EST
and they what they normally have this time of year. jennifer donelan explains why. >> we want christmas to be the can be for our children. it is not easy to do that. >> this warehouse should be a holiday toyland. every day makes me a little more anxious. anxiety,ason for her black bag is a spot where a gift should be. >> it might be numbers on the floor, i see a lot of the kids it.nd >> there are bags waiting to be filled, 1251, to be exact. that is majority and the deadline is friday. holiday cheer has been replaced with worried. >> it is disheartening. >> out with the salvation army going to fill the room? they set up special trees. angel trees. each side represents a child. for jennifer, she is six. she has a wish list that includes puzzles and a barbie. this tree is covered with tags. >> it is hard right now. tough times all-around. get oute people will them in byget tomorrow. >> she took two tags off the t this town center. the salvation army says no child will walk away empty-handed. >> it may be they receive when instead of two or three we would like to give. which you would like
Nov 28, 2012 7:30pm PST
. thank you very much for coming. i am jennifer mats. i am the mayor's director of work force development and i welcome you here today for an unprecedented jobs announcement between golden state golden state warriors and community advocates here in san francisco. without further adieu i would like to introduce our mayor ed lee. >> thank you jennifer. good morning everyone. today is a pretty good announcement of another milestone that we have reached with the golden state warriors but before i say that i want to continue thanking the people who are very interested in the city of this city, the future of sports, the future of the waterfront and all the neighborhoods that we know that are continuing to want to have a great positive economic future for the city and also create jobs at the same time. supervisor david chiu is here and he and i have talked quite a few time bs this project and what it means to the city. i want to also thank supervisor john avalos and he being a very strong advocate and working together on local hire we have been able to set course and ordinance fo
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Dec 5, 2012 7:00pm PST
security correspondent jennifer griffin has the latest. jennifer? >> reporter: according to a source i spoke to moments ago, the sarin gas could be deliverable in civil ways, but it's believed t to have been placed in fracture i can'table s that can be dropped from planes. according to the source, they think it's in aerosol form. the u.s. military is making contingency plans should assad leave suddenly. there are indications that various middle eastern countries are trying to find a place to give assad asylum according to diplomatic sources. as you mentioned, senior u.s. official also told fox earlier today that the sarin had been mixed and had been weaponized and that that sarin, once that gas is mixed, if you will, it lasts for about 60 days. it's perishable. there's a great deal of concern tonight at the pentagon and in washington about what the intentions of the assad regime is with the sarin gas, these chemical weapons that can be so deadly. >> greta: jennifer, what makes this so vastly different than anything else is you've got this 60-day window. it's not like nuclear weapons wh
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Nov 29, 2012 12:00am PST
clinton news, jennifer flowers has claimed bill reached out to her as recently as 2005. said flowers, he wanted to come by my house and talk to me. he said "i will put on a hoodie and jog up there. he used to do that." well, did he used to do that? >> i have no idea. but you ran a picture of jennifer flowers in the old days. you should see the one now. i don't believe this. i think this is bogus. >> do you think somebody called her? >> i don't think anybody called her. i think she wanted to get on tv. >> bill called her. >> and the e-mails between 1993 and 1998, i might have sent less than clinton sent. you guys don't remember, some of us came to that slowly back then. >> so you are saying you are not surprised? >> i was saying do you think clinton was lying? jedediah in the 90s when e-mail was first out, that's when i first cents the first e-mail. i was e-mailing everybody, even everybody i didn't like. >> i was mad. i think they would have been juicey. we would have found something worth reading. i wish he sent more. joy he was a phone call guy. he picked up the phone. >> i bet he show
Dec 5, 2012 10:00pm EST
barnd. and i'm jennifer gilbert. winter is almost heee......but it seems the flu season... has staated early.'s... pa ...look... at a map... from the centers... for... disease ontrol..../ 4... are... lready activity./..26... other states... report... "regional"... or... local ... p activity activityso what's in store or us, here in maryyand maryyandkaren parks joins us live from sinai hospital in northwest baltimore...with more on the flu situation áweá face... karen karen we typically don't see cases until january......but seeing cases in october...indicating we could be in store for a rough fll season.... 3 3 //(59:13)itssactually starting to be global....the flu ssrikes again.......but this time....its early....(58:55)aa travel....a lot of it has to dowith what strain is out in maryland.....flu season uuually starts after the start of the new year..... but sinai hospital .... says it has already seen patients...aad peter andrews.....a physician assistant says.......thanksgiving didn't help....(57:57)you have the large influx of peop
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Dec 2, 2012 5:00pm PST
's hardest hit by sandy, staten island. and the residents, pete and his wife jennifer survived the 9/11 attacks in new york and is an iraq war veteran at home he shares with his wife and two young children was swept away in sandy and alison's home on staten island was demolished and he lost his home and his restaurant business. we're honored that you made time today. [applause] >> pete and jennifer if i can start with you. pete, you were telling me he a little before and i think it would be good for everyone in america to hear what happened that night. >> around seven o'clock i returned home and filled up the generator. and there was no water on the block at all. and we went to the house, we worked the generator and we just going to leave, i have a wife and two children at home, you know, i wasn't going to try to be a hero here. we filled up the generator started getting it running and wires run to the pumps in the basement and 'cause i wanted my tools dry my biggest concern and we brought the generator up and as i was coming i seen my car moving and i thought, that's strange. and i
Dec 5, 2012 5:35am PST
grandes kahn titoedes de dinero que a corto plazo no de resultados econÓmicos que se esperan. jennifer dice que si vale la pena. una vez que me den licencia se me harÁ mas facil. en los Ängeles juan carlos gonzÁlez univisiÓn. aceptÓ el reto que por twiter le propuso una mujer de carolina del norte. planean vivir una semana solamente con lo que una persona recibe de estampillas de alimentos equivale a 27 dÓlares con 99 centavos. frijoles negros, maÍz y manzana. hay luto en el mundo del fÚtbol con la muerte de miguel calero el cÓndor. ademÁs, es tiempo de vacunarse y llegÓ la influencia mÁs temprano de lo que se pensaba. y la nasa dice que no. que no se termina el mundo el 21 de diciembre. usted ¿que opina? mandÉ sus comentarios ana ze buck y twiter. los tendremos mÁs adelante. este es uno de los testimonios de generaciÓn amÉrica quiere destacar y mre ser var la experiencia de latino gs en estados unidos. platiquen de su experiencias en estados unidos y conocer la. la reina de belleza. probablemente disparÓ un ama dijo un fiscal mexicano. utilizÓ como escudo humano y q
Nov 28, 2012 4:30pm PST
to do better planning in the city. i also want to thank -- i know jennifer is here as well -- i told you when i first met you, i love your title, director of prizes? are you kidding? of course she has the longer title, but i thought that when bevan dufty and i were creating the director of hope in san francisco that we thought we had a pretty good title but now i'm going to change over, director of prizes. i may have to adopt that for some of our programs. but that's exciting for you to be here as well. certainly for green tech, open, for their contributions here, because it's really a neat blend, with the efforts that we're doing, both in innovation, as well as being greener and trying to continue earning the greenest city of america title that we earned just this past year. we've been pretty lucky. as i announced this innovation month, there has just been scores of ideas that has come forward about what we could do, how we could celebrate, and how we could expose a lot more about what our technology companies are doing here in collaboration with so many others. but i'll begin by saying
Dec 1, 2012 4:30am PST
. their protesting huge cuts to hiv and aids funding. jennifer flynn was one of those naked protesters and she joins me now from new york. good to have you with us. >> thank you so much for having me. >> why did you take your clothes off to protest budget cuts? >> yeah. well, we took our clothes off to illustrate that people with aids and the most vulnerable people in our country have actually been stripped of everything from budget cuts for decades. and that the rhetoric around the fiscal cliff or what i like to call the fiscal bluff is really just a way to thinly shroud these drastic budget cuts that will result in 60,000 people with aids around the world dying. these are preventable deaths that we could otherwise avoid if these budget cuts don't go through. >> let's talk about those cuts because the aids, their speculation is that more than $500 million will be cut from hiv/aids programs in the first year if it goes into effect. do you see the need for entitlement reform at any measure and, if you do, what cuts would your group be okay with? >> so, here's the thing. if we could just pass a tiny t
Dec 2, 2012 11:00am EST
! was on here,6 c13 sold 40,000 devotees. these [reading] da i will now that jennifer crawford explain to you how this works. than we think painful and then we think competitive. >>guest: you will on this for good. -- zero in this for good--own this for good. this advanced technology from a company called radiance see. they on this and a professional environment. they have this eight (...) this you can use, you charge this. your aunt and off button is on top. --on and off button is on top. deep. this is the technology, believe it or not this is a tiny tip with the thermodynamic wire is gently slide this or get in the same motion as if you put a razor over your arms. you barely feel anything and the surface here is crystallizing. you can cut off the surface hair. and watch this the difference with this no! no! is what is happening and beneath the that blue light is the thermodynamic wire we do not know how our hair grows and cycles this whenever you need to. you can consistently get your hair in the cycles. >>guest: you'll will expect more resultbetter results. picture, this stubble on your
Dec 3, 2012 5:30pm PST
abc's dr. jennifer ashton, an obstetrician who has delivered, am i right, 1,000 babies? >> yeah. >> how big a risk is this to mother and child? >> to be clear, this is potentially very serious for a pregnant woman. at this stage of pregnancy, however, most of the risks lie with the mother. >> and how do you treat it? what do you do? >> it really depends how sick the mother is. we usually start by modify the diet, feeding bland meal, small frequent meals, then if necessary the woman might need to be admitted to the hospital where i. v. fluids or i.v. hydration is given. if that doesn't work we go on to medications, and these are very strong anti-nausea medications that work both in the brain as well as the stomach. if necessary, tube feedings with a permanent catheter might be needed. >> but i know that you wanted to stress to everybody this isn't morning sickness, as sharyn alfonsi said, this is a spectrum of different reactions. >> absolutely right, diane. this is a much bigger deal than just queasiness. this is potentially very serious for a pregnant woman. >> but she is getti
Dec 4, 2012 12:30pm PST
one day. listen, on behalf of my family gina and rebecca and jennifer and christopher, i want to thank you for inviting us to speak today. and although i am the only member of the family to speak today, i'm not speaking on their behalf. the truth is i just like to talk. [laughter] >> in fact, as i am happy to see so many people here as i do, as the comedian paula said, even if you weren't here, i'd still be up here talking. but despite my tendencies towards reliving the admonishment of my fifth grade teacher sister grace who chastised me for having diarrhea of the mouth and constipation of ideas, i took a long while for me to say yes when stuart and ann asked me to talk a bit on the day that marks the death of george and harvey. and the reason became clear when i sat down to write my words. i'm exhausted by talking about death. i know that's not the subject of today's memorial, but it always happens on the day that george and harvey were shot. and i think i'm tired of remembering them on the worst day of their lives. i wonder that if indeed there is a heaven, and if george and harvey g
Dec 4, 2012 4:30pm PST
for the programs exploring everyone who would like to spend the day on this program. >> hello, my name is jennifer. >> my name is simone. we are going on a field trip to take pictures up the hill. >> c'mon, c'mon, c'mon. >> actually, i have been here a lot. i have never looked closely enough to see everything. now, i get to take pictures. >> we want to try to get them to be more creative with it. we let them to be free with them but at the same time, we give them a little bit of direction. >> you can focus in here. >> that was cool. >> if you see that? >> behind the city, behind the houses, behind those hills. the see any more hills? >> these kids are wonderful. they get to explore, they get to see different things. >> we let them explore a little bit. they get their best. if their parents ever ask, we can learn -- they can say that they learned about the depth of field or the rule of thirds or that the shadows can give a good contrast. some of the things they come up with are fantastic. that is what we're trying to encourage. these kids can bring up the creativity and also the love for photograph
Nov 29, 2012 8:00pm PST
it. that's next. but later join jennifer granholm in "the war room" for more on the so-called fiscal cliff with laura tyson congresswoman donna edwards at >> eliot: as monti python used to say and now for something completely different. not something about the fiscal cliff or the benghazi kerfuffle let's talk british press scandals or the scope of rupert murdoch's media empire's breach of trust integrity and the law. today, lord justice levinson released his report detailing the scope of what he discovered in the british media especially focused, of course, on the enterprises owned by rupert murdoch that have been implicated in the scandals that have erupted over the past several years. to say it is not a pretty picture is to state the obvious. here are some of the figures detailed. 17 arrests have been made. with respect to payment of public officials 52 arrests have been made including 27 journalists. with respect to data hacking and improper access to personal computer records 17 arrests have been mad
Dec 6, 2012 12:00am PST
will be joining me at 92 street y. 100% of the proceeds are going to victims of sandy. jennifer >>>> i want the people who watch our show to be able to come away armed with facts and the arguments to feel confident in their positions. i want them to have the data and i want them to have the passion. at cepacol we've heard people are going to extremes to relieve their sore throats. oh, okay, you don't need to do that. but i don't want any more of the usual lozenges and i want new cooling relief! ugh. how do you feel? now i'm cold. hmm. this is a better choice. new cepacol sensations cools instantly, and has an active ingredient that stays with you long after the lozenge is gone. ahhh. not just a sensation sensational relief. >> joy: i'm back with jeremy kyle kim coles and john fuglesang. now, could angelina jolie be retiring? the actress just told a british tv station "i think i'm going to have to give up the acting as kids hit the teenage years. too much to manage at home". why would anyone want to spend more time with teenagers? considering giving up her care
Nov 29, 2012 5:30pm PST
that some people have it worse. >> reporter: jennifer foster, a tourist, saw as he gave the man a new pair of boots. >> this man's face lit up like it was christmas, and like he had just been given literally a million dollars. >> reporter: foster couldn't resist taking the now-famous photo, nearly half a million likes on facebook, and the number keeps rising. >> the fact he took the time on his shift, his own money, to do this for that gentleman, with his own money, i can't say enough about it. >> reporter: in this city, they're call new york city's finest, officer diprimo is a good reason why. stephanie gosk, nbc news, new york. >>> how about that, and while random acts of kindness take place every day, let's celebrate this one. the officer will be a guest live in the studio on "today." that is our show tonight, thank you for joining us, i'm brian williams, we hope to see you later for "rock center," 10:00, 9:00 central. we hope to see you right back here tomorrow night. good evening. >>> good evening. we begin with the storm watch. not just the rain. it's the flooding and saturation. his
Nov 30, 2012 4:00am PST
and the two shook hands. jennifer foster, a tourist from arizona, watched as deprimo gave the man a brand new pair of boots. >> this man's face lit up like it was christmas and like he had just been given literally a million dollars. >> news 4 has learned that the man in the picture is a veteran who was at one time homeless. sources say he often panhandles in time square and was placed in veterans housing sometime in the past year. it's not clear if he still has a place to live. whatever the man's situation, officer deprimo is humbled that he'll have the image of that moment forever. >> when i look at the picture i'm very happy that i'll be able to carry that with me the rest of my career. again, it's a very humbling experience for me. >> and officer larry deprimo will be on the "today" show later this morning. that will be a must-see. here once again is nbc meteorologist bill karins. >> i mentioned it's going to rain and rain and rain. how much rain is the question. the storm is focused and the heaviest rain over central and northern california. that's where the heaviest rainfall amounts are
Dec 2, 2012 9:00am PST
. >> good afternoon commissioners. i am jennifer mattes from economic work force development. on behalf of a team of forks we're here to present the first comprehensive hearing on the project that would include a multipurpose arena that would be home to the golden state warriors. we have been working with citizen advisory committees set up through the port by the request of supervisor jane kim since august and this is the first opportunity to give you a comprehensive overview of some of the aspects of the project we have been talking about as well as talk to you about the fiscal feasibility report that is going to be considered by the board of supervisors budget and finance committee tomorrow. as you're aware the chapter 29 of the code requires that there are findings of fiscal feasibility for certain public /private and public projects flrd to move forward and commence in environmental review and we prepared a fiscal feasibility report and revie
Dec 5, 2012 6:30am PST
look at the -- when you consider that jennifer freeden backen and the coalition on homelessness has had an monopoly on the appointees it goes to show that you the people on these committees have no dream or no vision of how to make these shelter systems better. the other thing too is that they keep talking about unfunded mandate. if they knew the history, or if they were there when that legislation was created and passed, they knew it was unfunded mandate. they knew it right out of box when they were sitting in meetings for 18 months and what makes it worse they are not even talking about how to come up with the stuff that they would need to fulfill it. because i figure you have all of these businesses. you have got all of these organizations. i mean, i'm sure somebody would want to give them something. and like the leftover toilet paper or the blanket sheets or the soap. there is a guy who run as round san francisco and he just drops off soap. so they are not even thinking about anything innovative. they are not even get paid enough to go to the site visits and that is a problem a
Dec 6, 2012 12:30pm PST
much. >> next speaker, please? >> hi, i'm jennifer freedombach the director of the coalition on homelessness and wanted it thank you for this. i want to start off by talking about a frightening scenario, san francisco police department has proposed that they insert probes into the muscles of the people experiencing psychiatric crisis and shoot them with 50,000 volts of electricity at 3 amps. and i don't know how that makes other human beings feel but it makes me feel physically sick. i wanted to also talk about the crisis intervention team which is currently unfunded, and has been mentioned not fully implemented. in fact, had not been implemented ten years ago when it was passed at that time. the police commission directed last year that a team response be developed so people experiencing psychiatric crisis this has not happened. the 20 to 25 percent of the responding officers be trained, it has not happened. that 911 has protocol to contact the team, and relay specific information to them. not happened. and the supervisor, that is trained in cit be on the scene and that supe
Nov 29, 2012 6:00am PST
daughters, jennifer and some of the, for their love and support. thank you. [applause] >> steve castile. [applause] >> i started working for the public works department 15 years ago. we are like a family. it is a very close-knit group. i think, because of that, we get the best out of people. one of the problems we encountered in the city was we were not able to pay our vendors and contractors. people were entering data inconsistently. documents were always getting lost. payments were not going out. the numbers do not add up. everything has to flow horizontal and vertical leap. we created several modules to make it easier for contractors to attach the documents in a standardized format. we do not have to go deeper anymore. i don't have a formal education in i.t., however, i have deployed some systems when i was working for the industry, and i brought in young, energetic staff to help. we implemented this. it took three months. people knew when they were going to get paid. i think we have a happy contractor community. >> these system improvements have really it increased service to our cl
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